|Birth: ||Apr. 1, 1843|
|Death: ||Nov. 14, 1933|
Company E "Mercer Cavalry" of Spotsylvania County, 9th Virginia Cavalry, W.H.F. Lee's Brigade, Fitz. Lee's Division, Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Spotsylvania County.
Enlisted on 3/5/1862, he was mustered into "E" Co. VA 9th Cavalry as a Private.
Hospitalized briefly with gonorrhea.
Present on all rolls through final roll 10/1/1864.
Son of Charles & Sarah Ann Edwards Chancellor Bullard. Older brother of Richard w. Buller. Postwar, single, he was a miner, living in Arizona for 56 years until his death due to senility and arteriosclerosis (hardening of the arteries).
The 9th Cavalry Regiment was formed in January, 1862, using the 1st Battalion Virginia Cavalry as its nucleus. Its companies were from the counties of Stafford, Caroline, Westmoreland, Lancaster, Essex, Spotsylvania, Lunenburg, King William, King George, and Richmond.
It fought in the Seven Days' Battles, the conflicts at Gainesville, Second Manassas, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, Dumfries, Rapidan Station, Brandy Station, Upperville, Hanover, Gettysburg, Williamsport, Funkstown, Culpeper Court House, Bristoe, Mine Run, The Wilderness, and Todd's Tavern. Later it skirmished around Richmond and Petersburg, then was active in the Appomattox operations. (bio by: BigFrench)
Mountain View Cemetery
Plot: Section J Lot 57 Grave D
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Jun 18, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14638623